Welcome to IHTSDO
The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation determines global standards for health terms, an essential part of improving the health of humankind.
We are committed to maintain and grow our leadership as the global experts in healthcare terminology, ensuring that SNOMED CT, our world-leading product, is accepted as the global common language for health terms.
SNOMED in Action gets an upgrade
November 23, 2015
As part of IHTSDO's aim to facilitate information sharing about the usage of SNOMED CT globally, we have upgraded our website http://www.snomedinaction.org. The website allows SNOMED CT users to share with the wider community their work, their experiences, and their motivations for using SNOMED CT.
IHTSDO invites applications for a new role within the Technical Services line of business - the role of Support Engineer
November 20, 2015
IHTSDO is recruiting for a new role within the Technical Services group to support, enhance and document the internal IT estate within the IHTSDO, from the support systems used, including Confluence and JIRA to our websites and our cloud hosted services.
Deprecation Notice: SNOMED CT to ICD-9-CM Epidemiological and Statistical Map
November 18, 2015
On Wednesday, 28 October 2015, the IHTSDO General Assembly voted to approve the deprecation of the SNOMED CT to ICD-9-CM Epidemiological and Statistical Map, with support effective 31 January 2016, and without support effective 31 July 2016.
Deprecation Notice: SNOMED CT Release Format 1 (RF1)
November 18, 2015
On Wednesday, 28 October 2015, the IHTSDO General Assembly voted to approve the deprecation of SNOMED CT Release Format 1 (RF1).
IHTSDO holds its most successful Business Meeting and SNOMED CT Expo ever
November 17, 2015
IHTSDO held its annual October Business Meeting and SNOMED CT Expo in Montevideo, Uruguay October 25th to 30th 2015, to record levels of participation and enthusiasm from of IHTSDO's 27 Member countries.
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